Mark Cobey posts 65 to lead Memorial Amateur
Mark Cobey
Mark Cobey
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The first round of the Memorial Amateur saw low scores from a wide variety of players, with former Jesuit High School golfer Mark Cobey posting 65 to lead by one.

Cobey, who will be a sophomore at Cal State Fullerton next year, leads a trio of players at 66, including Josh Sedeno, Peter Griffith, and Luke Vivolo.

Defending champion Cameron Champ, a soon-to-be sophomore at Texas A&M, is two strokes behind Cobey with an opening-round 67.

In total, 14 players are at even-par or better at the par-70 track.

The 54-hole championship concludes Monday at Ancil Hoffman Golf Course in Sacramento, and AmateurGolf.com will have live final round coverage from the course.

ABOUT THE Memorial Amateur

Founded by Vietnam Veteran John Rochelle; it's no coincidence that this first class, traditional event takes place on Memorial Day weekend. 54 hole stroke play event w/ 36 hole cut. Field limited to 105 players. NCGA Points Event. Played on one of the great daily fee golf courses in America. One of the most important amateur events in Northern California.

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Results For Memorial Amateur Golf Tournament
Place  PtsScores
1CAJoshua SedenoRoseville, CA40066-70-69=205
2CACameron ChampSacramento, CA24067-72-68=207
T3CABen CorfeeEl Macero, CA12072-69-70=211
T3NVJordan WrightIncline Village, NV12069-72-70=211
T5COCole NygrenLongmont, CO12070-72-70=212

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